Xylitol, caffeine, theobromine and other ingredients in candy can be lethal if ingested by dogs and cats, making Halloween a particularly perilous time for pets, say veterinarians and other animal care experts. Candy should be kept securely out of pets' reach, as should glow sticks, which cats like to chew, says Brian Ogle, an assistant professor of anthrozoology at Beacon College.
Halloween candy, toys pose danger to pets
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